Diane Peressini, CPA, CA

Diane is the executive director, Government Accounting Policy and Reporting at the Office of the Comptroller General within the Treasury Board Secretariat (TBS). Since joining the TBS in January 2003 she has been involved in a number of files providing advice to central agencies and departments on the impact of government initiatives to the government’s financial statements. She also worked on financial management transformation and as director, Financial Policy and Internal Control at the RCMP.

Diane is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA). She received her Masters in Accounting at the University of Waterloo in 1993. Prior to joining TBS, she was a senior manager at a national public accounting firm. She was involved in audits of various publicly traded companies, not-for-profit organizations and owner-managed entities during her public accounting career.